By Sandra Birungi
As the Academy of Country Music Awards (ACM) draw nearer, the performers for the night.
Country musicians, Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Tim McGraw, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, Lady Antebellum and Little Big Town are scheduled to perform.
They will be co hosted by Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton. They will be broadcast live fromt he MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on April 7th on CBS.
Jason Aldean is nominated this year for three Academy of Country Music awards. Kenny Chesney has been nominated this year for Vocal Event of the Year for “Feel Like a Rock Star” with Tim McGraw.
Eric Church has the highest ACM Award nominations, including Male Vocalist of the Year and his second consecutive nod for Album of the Year and Video of the Year. He is twice nominated for Song of the Year for “Springsteen,” as both artist and composer.
Church also earned nominations for Single of the Year for “Springsteen” and for Vocal Event of the Year for “The Only Way I Know” with Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan.